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Zoo Med 511 Review

Zoo Med 511External canister filter for turtle tanks, vivarium, box turtle pools or turtletubs up to 60 gallons.Turtle Canister Filter. All items are brand new, never worn and never used. We guarantee the authenticity of all items. Formerly the Turtle Clean 511. Please note even if product says Turtle Clean 30, it is same as Turtle Clean 511.

Zoo Med 511 Specifications

  • Dimensions: ‎12.5 x 7.6 x 7.4 inches
  • Weight: 4.6 Pounds
  • Total Volume: 12 gallons

Pros and Cons of Zoo Med 511


  • 3 stage filtration for solid waste and organic filtering
  • Clear filter cover
  • Runs very quiet and smooth
  • Does not take up space inside of the tank
  • Comes with a primer pump
  • Spray bar for oxygenation


  • Requires you to change the water about once every two weeks
  • The motor tends to burn out

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